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New York City’s Biggest Solar Project

Re-Posted from Renewable Energy World.com

US’ Biggest Landfill To Become New York City’s Biggest Solar Project

New York City will convert roughly 47 acres of land at the Freshkills Park on Staten Island into a 10-MW solar installation. This is five times bigger than any other system in the city and boosting the city’s renewable energy by 50 percent.  SunEdison, which won the public bidding process, will lease the land to design, build, and operate the facility, with construction reportedly beginning in late 2015 and online within a year.  read article here